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Work continues on Willmar's Minnesota Avenue
Parishioners salvage items from fire-damaged Sacred Heart church
Eden Valley woman injured in crash with tractor
Math, reading scores stall in latest round of Minnesota testing
Man arrested after high-speed chase in Minnesota, pleads guilty to killing woman in Michigan
Fast start propels Stingers past Waterloo
Peterson sets sights on another NFL record
Zimmer grateful for contract extension
Vikings expectations as high as a clear sky
Greenway enters his 11th and final training camp
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
Sharing Netflix or HBO Go passwords now a federal crime
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Swanson — Winther
Schmidt -- Danielson
Lang -- Nieman
Frye -- Birkland
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Alice M. Anderson
Charles "Jim" Syverson
Chris H. Nissen
Will: The path ahead for Hillary Clinton
Commentary: For Trump to Lose, GOP must let Clinton win
Commentary: Trump: Seeking victory through fear
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
Commentary: Ted Cruz holds his nose
Secretary of State
July 5, 2016
FBI ends Clinton email probe, no prosecution recommended: director
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI will recommend to the Justice Department that no prosecution is warranted as a result of its yearlong investigation...
July 5, 2016 - 11:01am
June 4, 2016
Secretary of State Steve Simon visits Willmar
Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify when absentee voters may deposit their ballot directly. WILLMAR — As the presidential...
June 4, 2016 - 12:07am
April 14, 2015
Elections matter, secretary of state tells the Willmar Area League of Women Voters
WILLMAR — A slogan on a T-shirt glimpsed at a parade in Rochester last summer made a lasting impression on Minnesota Secretary of State Steve...
April 14, 2015 - 11:19pm
May 22, 2014
Secretary of state to stop issuing ‘get-out-of-jail-free’ cards to legislators
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s secretary of state said Wednesday that he’ll no longer issue lawmakers the “get-out-of-jail-free” cards that drew some controversy this past legislative session.
May 22, 2014 - 1:00am
April 29, 2014
Minnesota online voter registration to continue
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators approved online voter registration Tuesday over Republican objections that the bill lacks adequate data security protection.
April 29, 2014 - 11:24pm
April 28, 2014
Minn. Senate to debate resuming online voter registration
ST. PAUL — A judge says Minnesota’s online voter registration system is illegal, but senators today debate a law change to allow it.
April 28, 2014 - 11:14pm
March 11, 2014
Panel approves Minn. online voter registration bill
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s online voter registration system moved a step closer to winning the Legislature’s blessing Monday.
March 11, 2014 - 8:00am
November 4, 2013
State Republicans sue to block Minn. Web voter registry
ST. PAUL — A group of Republican lawmakers and conservative activists are suing to stop Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie from implementing an online voter registration system. The plaintiffs are holding a press conference Monday at the Capitol. The group includes...
November 4, 2013 - 10:00am
September 9, 2013
Kerry says Syria's chemical weapons controlled by Assad, two others
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday that the control of chemical weapons in Syria was limited to President Bashar...
September 9, 2013 - 7:22am
June 4, 2013
Minn. Secretary of State Ritchie won't run again
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Mark Ritchie, the Minnesota secretary of state and elections chief who steered the state through contentious back-to-back recounts including U.S. Sen. Al Franken's slim victory over Republican Norm Coleman, said Tuesday that he will not run for a third term next...
June 4, 2013 - 3:58pm
December 30, 2012
Hillary Clinton hospitalized with blood clot
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has been admitted to a New York hospital after the discovery of a blood clot stemming from the concussion she sustained earlier this month. Clinton spokesman Philippe Reines says her doctors discovered the clot during a...
December 30, 2012 - 7:17pm